PRO Tips For The Ham and Eggplant Stuffed Peppers Recipe
➡️ Cold appetizer recipes are more and more popular nowadays all throughout the world. This is, probably, because people like to eat more refined foods and socialize at home with their friends.
➡️ Some of the most appreciated cold appetizers are stuffed peppers and tomatoes. This type of finger food is very easy to make and ready for serving in a short time. Also, these appetizers are simply delicious and don’t require advanced cooking skills to get perfect results. Hence, it’s not surprising that people prepare cold stuffed peppers and tomatoes with all kinds of stuffing.
➡️ Of course, there are lots of cold stuffed pepper variations. Some of the most often used fillings to make stuffed bell peppers are sweet cheese and roasted eggplant salad. Roasted eggplant salad or eggplant dip is among the favorite salad appetizers in many countries and especially in Eastern Europe and the Middle East.
➡️ There are many types of roasted eggplant salad recipes. In this appetizer recipe, I’ve used a roasted pepper and eggplant salad recipe. Obviously, you can use any eggplant dip you like to make these cold stuffed bell peppers.
➡️ As for the ham, its use is not mandatory. However, I recommend following exactly the recipe because the results are extremely spectacular! Plus, these appetizers are very, very tasty! In this recipe, I used black pepper-coated pork ham. Of course, you can use any type of ham or salami you like. The only thing you should pay attention to is to use large slices that completely surround the inner part of the peppers.
➡️ In terms of serving, most of the time I make a separate plate with ham stuffed peppers because in this way they are more visible and attract all eyes. Of course, after your guests taste them, the plate empties quickly, so you should have another one on hand to replace it immediately!
➡️ Other times, I combine on the same platter this kind of stuffed peppers and yellow bell peppers stuffed with cream cheese. Needless to say, many other combinations are possible.
➡️ Enjoy making ham and eggplant stuffed peppers from scratch!